The word list has
149466 words. About 144000 words have been taken from
Urdu Lughat (or generated through these words). The
remaining count includes proper names, country names and
Proper names have been extracted from various telephone
directories and Urdu websites and include both Urdu
names and English names transliterated in Urdu.
List of countries and major cities are limited to those
commonly used on the Internet. As they are in English
they have been translated in Urdu, with the assistance
of دنیا کے تمام ممالک کا انسائیکلوپیڈیا published by علم
و عرفان پبلشرز.
The word list is useful for creating Urdu software and
applications, including Urdu spelling checker, Urdu word